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The Theory of the Leisure Class (Modern Library Classics)
Thorstein Veblen, Alan Wolfe
Sadako and the thousand paper cranes - Eleanor Coerr An atom bomb gives little Sadako cancer. She (and an ever-expanding group of well-wishers) starts folding paper cranes in the hope of wishing herself well.

It doesn't work.
She dies.

Every time a child reads this, they cry for days.